An Evening's Entertainment: The Age of the Silent Feature Picture, 1915-1928, Volume 3
Scribner, 1990 - Performing Arts - 395 pages
V. 1. The emergence of cinema : the American screen to 1907 / Charles Musser -- v. 2. The transformation of cinema, 1907-1915 / Eileen Bowser -- v. 3. An evening's entertainment : the age of the silent feature picture, 1915-1928 / Richard Koszarski -- v. 4. The talkies : American cinema's transition to sound, 1926-1931 / Donald Crafton -- v. 5. Grand design : Hollywood as a modern business enterprise, 1930-1939 / Tino Balio -- v. 6. Boom and bust : the American cinema in the 1940s / Thomas Schatz -- v. 7. Transforming the screen, 1950-1959 / Peter Lev -- v. 8. The sixties, 1960-1969 / Paul Monaco -- v. 9. Lost illusions : American cinema in the shadow of Watergate and Vietnam, 1970-1979 / David A. Cook -- v. 10. A new pot of gold : Hollywood under the electronic rainbow, 1980-1989 / Stephen Prince.
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The Eastman Theatre in Rochester was not only that city's largest motion-picture
house but one of the most elegantly appointed theaters in the country. Designed
by McKim, Mead, and White, and sponsored by George Eastman himself, the ...
The American Projectionist argued that a film should be dropped instead of
overspeeding to this degree, but as we have seen, managers had their own
reasons for rejecting this suggestion.76 Of course, the Eastman Theatre was
equally guilty ...
... 100, 102, 212, 231, 295 Eagle Theater (Brooklyn), 43 Eason, B. Reeves, 148
Eastman, George, 53 Eastman Cine Positive Film, 140 Eastman Duplicating Film,
142 Eastman Kodak Company, 139-142 Eastman Theater (Rochester), 53-55.
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These are the initial three volumes in a projected ten-volume series, scheduled for completion in 1993, which explores American cinema through the 1980s. Musser, who teaches film studies at NYU and ... Read full review
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